Differentiate between striated, unstriated and cardiac muscles on the basis of their structure and site/location in the body.
|Striated muscle||Unstriated muscle||Cardiac muscle|
|1. On the basis of structure:-||Cells are cylindrical||Cells are long||Cells are cylindrical|
|Cells are not branched||Cells are not branched||Cells are branched|
|Cells are multinucleate||Cells are uninucleate||Cells are uninucleate|
|Alternate light and dark bands are present||There are no bands present||Faint bands are present|
|Its ends are blunt||Its ends are tapering||Its ends are flat and wavy|
|2. On the basis of location:-||These muscles are present in body parts such as hands, legs, tongue, etc.||These muscles control the movement of food in the alimentary canal, the contraction and relaxation of blood vessels, etc.||These muscles control the contraction and relaxation of the heart|
Concept: Animal Tissues - Muscular Tissue
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